Reference for a preliminary ruling from the Court of Session, Edinburgh (United Kingdom) made on 3 October 2018 – Andy Wightman and Others v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

(Case C-621/18)

Language of the case: English

Referring court

Court of Session, Edinburgh

Parties to the main proceedings

Applicants: Andy Wightman, Ross Greer, Alyn Smith, David Martin, Catherine Stihler, Jolyon Maugham, Joanna Cherry

Defendant: Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

Other parties to the procedure: Chris Leslie, Tom Brake

Question referred

Where, in accordance with Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union, a Member State has notified the European Council of its intention to withdraw from the European Union, does EU law permit that notice to be revoked unilaterally by the notifying Member State; and, if so, subject to what conditions and with what effect relative to the Member State remaining within the European Union?

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